Polling for by-poll in NA-246 ends, counting underway
Strict security measures have been adopted in all polling stations.
Vote counting is in progress in NA-246 , Karachi-VIII as daylong polling came to an end at 5pm..
The polling started at 8am and continued till 5pm without any interval.
About three hundred and fifty seven thousand voters used their right of franchise in the election.
A total of two hundred and thirteen polling stations were established in the constituency.
Strict security measures have been taken to ensure law and order for the polling.
Closed circuit cameras have been installed and law enforcement personnel deployed in and outside the polling stations.
Meanwhile, DG Rangers Sindh Major General Bilal Akbar visited the NA-246 constituency in Karachi yesterday and reviewed the security arrangements for by-elections.
He directed the Rangers to ensure free and transparent elections.